Universal Air Travel Plan, Inc. (UATP) is the airline owned payment network accepted by thousands of merchants for air, rail, hotel and travel agency payments. UATP is owned by 30 airline shareholders, issued by 18 major airlines and accepted by over 250 merchants around the world. Established in 1936 as Air Travel Card, UATP was the first charge card issued.
UATP also connects airlines to alternative forms of payment brands such as Acculynk, bitcoin, Cash-Ticket, PayPal, Ceridian Stored Value Solutions and Ukash.
UATP continues to expand its merchant network to include hotels and car rental vendors.